The "Crypto Exchange Update" covers the latest and the most significant news from some of the most popular digital asset exchanges. This article focuses on the relevant news from Bakkt, Binance, Bitfinex, Bitstamp, Coinbase, OKCoin, and OKEx for the week 7 October 2019 to 14 October 2019.
October 10: Bakkt, which launched trading of its physically-settled Bitcoin futures on September 22, announced on this day that on October 9 it had managed to set a new all-time high (ATH) for the number of Bitcoin futures contracts traded on its platform in a single day:
'As we continue to build the Bakkt Bitcoin Futures contract, we reached a new trading record of 212 contracts traded yesterday.'
October 7: Binance announced that it would be launching the eighth phase of Binance Lending Products at 12:00 UTC on 9 October 2019.
October 8: Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao (aka "CZ") pointed out that Binance had become the crypto exchange with the fourth-highest trading volume in Bitcoin futures: Read More...